This photo of the Gloucester High School football team in 1945 was submitted by Russ Del Torchio, captain of the team in 1944. Pictured are, front, from left, Jack Wisutskie, Del Torchio, Jimmy Barbarito, Bob Keating, Ed Re, Pat Arena, Ed Macleod, Ronnie Harmon; and, rear, from left, Bob Doucette, Alec Destino, Ned Sousa, Bob Greeg and Mike Nicolosi. The team was coached by Arnie Frigard and had a 2-1 record.
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